Civil Litigation; Estate Planning; Personal Injury; Workers Compensation; Wrongful Death; Will Contests; Trusts; Fall Injuries; Social Security Disability; Nursing Home Injuries; Medical Malpractice.
1973, Indiana; 1974, Colorado
University of Denver, J.D., 1973.
Participant, Summer Term at Exeter, England, sponsored by the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA
Purdue University, B.S. in Agriculture, 1967.
Huntington County (President, 1979-1980), Indiana State Bar Association (Chair, Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee, 2008-present); American Bar Association; and Indiana Trial Lawyers Association.
Staff Attorney, United States Department of Agriculture, Denver, CO, 1973-1975. Assistant City Attorney, 1976-1982. Deputy Prosecutor, Child Support, 1976-1978.
Bremen, Indiana, April 8, 1944.
American Business Women's Association, Business Associate of the Year, 1992
Chief of the Flint Springs Tribe, 1998 (For community services to Huntington County residents)
Volunteer Lawyer of the Year for Huntington County, 2001
National Board Member of the Year, 2005 (For outstanding services as Lafontaine Board Chair)
Indiana State Bar Association Presidential Citation, 2009 (For exemplary services to Indiana citizens as Chair of UPO Committee)
Board of Trustees, 1990-1992
Huntington College Foundation
1983-2002, President 1990-1992
Huntington County Community Foundation
Board of Directors 1992-2002
Board of Directors, 1977-1983
United Way of Huntington County
Board of Directors
Fund Drive Chairman, 1987
Board of Directors, 2003-present
Board of Trustees, 1987-1990
Youth Services Bureau
Board of Directors, 1991-1999
Huntington County Humane Society and Foundation
Board of Directors, President 1978-1980
Member 1983-2007, President 1989-1990
Huntington County Red Cross
Board of Directors 1977-1980, 2003-2009